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Right kidney extrarenal pelvis means what?

Right kidney extrarenal pelvis means what?

Extra renal pelvis: The pelvis of the kidney is middle where everything centers. As urine is made by filtering blood this area collects urine then leads out through ureters to bladder. You have a more extensive area that resides in part outside the parameters of the kidney. Sometimes the appearance of this may be the result of obstruction. In general the concern is a larger pelvis means urine is stagnant. ...Read more

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My MRI report says: "Extrarenal pelvis is seen in the left kidney". What does this mean?

My MRI report says: "Extrarenal pelvis is seen in the left kidney". What does this mean?

Extra renal pelvis: It's a very common variation of renal development. It's repurcussions---- sometimes (not always) can cause obstruction in the extra renal part. Most of times though--- it stays silent! Meaning no effect! Sometimes can cause renin mediated hypertension ie a kind of high BP which has renal etiology. ...Read more

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Extrarenal pelvis is noted on the left what does that mean on a CT scan. Please?

Extrarenal pelvis is noted on the left what does that mean on a CT scan. Please?

Normal variant: In some people, some of the collecting system for the kidney, called the renal pelvis (like a funnel to catch the urine the kidney makes) extends a bit from the kidney. This is called an "extra-renal pelvis". ...Read more

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Explain Findings- right extrarenal pelvis of normal variant, free fluid & multiple vascular calcification's in pelvis, simple right renal cyst <1.0cm.

Explain Findings- right extrarenal pelvis of normal variant, free fluid & multiple vascular calcification's in pelvis, simple right renal cyst <1.0cm.

Normal stuff: Extra renal pelvis is a normal finding in many people where renal pelvis is outside the kidney tissue. NBD no big deal. Free fluid is common in women who menstruated and maybe a cyst ruptured for example. Stones in veins in pelvis happen to all ...Read more

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I have left flank pain and frequent urination specially after meals. My CT shows 'extrarenal pelvis' on left kidney. Is that what can cause pain?

I have left flank pain and frequent urination specially after meals. My CT shows 'extrarenal pelvis' on left kidney. Is that what can cause pain?

Need more info...: Current limited info may suggest the occurrence of congenital ureteropelvic junctional (UPJ) obstruction, which will need more clinical evaluation + properly done diuretic renal scan. To get all related things done correctly for good care, follow instructions described in articles listed in http://formefirst. Com/onDealSickness. Html. ...Read more

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Could you please explain what an extrarenal baggy pelvis normally indicates. It appears there is no convincining evidence of Hydronephrosis?

Could you please explain what an extrarenal baggy pelvis normally indicates. It appears there is no convincining evidence of Hydronephrosis?

Usually normal: As you indicate, the main concern is whether or not you have hydronephrosis or obstruction. I would get a copy of the report and read it yourself, then discuss it with your doctor the next time you see him.
Take charge, but seek good advice. ...Read more

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What is the best way to continue to rehab from a crushes pelvis! P/s accident sept 2012?

What is the best way to continue to rehab from a crushes pelvis! P/s accident sept 2012?

Follow Ur surg advis: Some pelvic fractures r simple and need no special care they range fron that 2 complex fx's that need surgery with a long rehab. The best advise is to ask ur treating ortho surg & follow hie/her advice. ...Read more

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Pain on left side of pelvis?

Pain on left side of pelvis?

See Specialist: Consider imaging studies for your spine if you believe your pain is sciatica or sacra-iliac in origin. Pelvic congestion syndrome can mimic sciatica occasionally but it is typically a diagnosis of exclusion, meaning everything else has been ruled out first. ...Read more

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What cause is fluid in pelvis?

What cause is fluid in pelvis?

Depends: Small amount normal. Excess will indicate....inflammation/infection........

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What could be reasons for pelvis pain?

What could be reasons for pelvis pain?

I don't know.: A doc would need a ton of information to answer that question. You basically gave us nothing. Pelvic pain can be caused by thousands of conditions. What are you looking for? ...Read more

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I get pain in both my pelvis - what is it?

I get pain in both my pelvis - what is it?

Thre is when pelvis: Youmean both of the pelivs r&l. Most likely some arthritis in the sacro-iliac jiont. ...Read more

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What does it mean when you have pelvis pain?

Somethings wrong: Pelvic pain is a body's way of "sending a message" through the nerves that something is not quite right with the system. If it is persistent, please answer "the call" and see a gyn md. ...Read more

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What do it mean when the top of my pelvis hurt?

What do it mean when the top of my pelvis hurt?

It could mean muscle: Strain, arthritis, bruising, kidney problems, bad posture, pain due to pressure from excess weight etc. Go see your dr to make an accurate assessment of your conditions. ...Read more

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Pain in top of right top of pelvis when coughing?

Pain in top of right top of pelvis when coughing?

Muscle/hernia: The most likely culprits would be a pulled muscle or an abdominal hernia. Both of these conditions can be easily diagnosed at your doctors office. ...Read more

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I have pelvis pain on my right side only. Who do I see?

I have pelvis pain on my right side only. Who do I see?

OB-GYN: Determining the causes of pelvic pain is the forte' of the ob=gyn md. ...Read more

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What are the long term consequences of a shattered pelvis?

Depends: I've seen people return to completely normal lives, others have chronic pain. People who don't give up and keep pushing to get stronger, usually do better. ...Read more

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Is it normal to have pelvis spasms at random times of the day?

Is it normal to have pelvis spasms at random times of the day?

Question not clear: I don't fully understand your question. What do you mean by pelvis spasms? Please be more specific. ...Read more

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Is it normal for 6 months after pelvis reconstruction to feel numd?

Is it normal for 6 months after pelvis reconstruction to feel numd?

Maybe: If nerves were transacted during the surgery you might feel numb. Howeve with time you may regain sensation. ...Read more

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Lower pain in right side down in pelvis area. What can I do for this?

Lower pain in right side down in pelvis area. What can I do for this?

ER or UC clinic: Never ignore unexplained right lower abdominal or pelvic pain. Go to the ER ASAP or have someone transport you there. Go now! ...Read more

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I have no sex in awhile, but my pelvis hurts bad, what does this mean?

I have no sex in awhile, but my pelvis hurts bad, what does this mean?

Get checked for: Vaginal infection, pelvic/fallopian tube inflammation or infection, ovarian cyst, bladder infection etc hope u feel better soon! ...Read more

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I'm a smoker everytime I smoke I get a pain in my pelvis what could it be?

Smoker: Please stop smoking for at least one week.
It would not surprise me if the pelvic pain continues.

Please keep me informed. ...Read more

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I have pelvis pain. I have been exercising an it  aggravate it. Why is that?

I have pelvis pain. I have been exercising an it  aggravate it. Why is that?

Depends on where: Pelvic pain can be many things. The bones of the pelvis are fairly strong and stable, except after pregnancy or injury. However, the organs inside the pelvis (ovaries, bladder, uterus, etc) can also cause pelvic pain with bounced around...Such as with exercise. This is certainly worth seeing your doctor for a further evaluation. ...Read more

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If u have a closed pelvis can that stop u from having kids? What are sum good was to open up my pelvis

If u have a closed pelvis can that stop u from having kids? What are sum good was to open up my pelvis

Acupuncture: Chinese medicine, craniosacral therapy, osteopathic therapy are all valuable modalities that may help open the pelvis a little. ...Read more

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I just did a ultrasound and it show tht my baby renal pelvises are prominent but size is within normal range?

I just did a ultrasound and it show tht my baby renal pelvises are prominent but size is within normal range?

OK: That is OK. I would not worry if the measurement is within normal range, as yours is. You may repeat the ultrasound later in pregnancy, but for now it is nothing to worry about. Even when the renal pelvis is slightly dilated beyond normal, this usually resolves it self after birth. Severe cases, which are rare, may require management, but it sounds like you are fine. ...Read more

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Every since I had my son my pelvis has been hurting how do I ease the pain he's 3 months now it hurts even worse if I try to lift heavy objects?

PELVIC PAIN: You need to be examined by your gyne to rule out prolapse of the uterus and other problems related to your pelvic pain. ...Read more